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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. A folder in the layer palette indicates that there is a _______






2. Special effects you apply to layer to affect the appearance of the layer's contents






3. An image created by using a series of mathematically defined lines and curves rather than pixels - making the image easier to rescale; also called draw- type graphics; images do not lose quality when resized; can typically be edited






4. RGB - alpha (gray scale)






5. Adds to selection






6. Creating a 'hole' in the layer to see the layer below






7. Stores previous steps made within photoshop






8. Select areas by hand






9. Special effects






10. To edit an image repeatedly without making a permanet change to the colors or tonal range






11. Color that results from the blending of 2 colors






12. A feature used to automatically locate and correct spelling errors






13. Selects a circular area






14. Adjusts lightness






15. The conversion of vector objects into pixel information.






16. Like layers work in the same way in that you can see through them but they don't change anything actually below them. So you can apply an adjustment (such as hue/saturation changes) on a transparency/layer and it will become an adjustment layer.






17. Saved shapes that are able to be reused






18. Whether or not the crosshair will move with the edit brush or whether it will stay in one area






19. Selections of a similar color






20. Highlight the edges of an image by hand and then extract withing that outline






21. Deletes part of a layer






22. Amount of pixels






23. Moves selected areas






24. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below






25. The double sided arrow between black and white while using quick mask






26. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area






27. Keeps a list of previous actions






28. Search files to be edited withing photoshop






29. Turns all layers into one - locked - background layer. saves space






30. Used to adjust the contrast of the edge detail of an image by creating an illusion of a more focused image






31. Automatically chooses the amount of color tolerance in a photo






32. Keeps the selection size fit to a certain shape






33. Creates an effect of slowly decreasing color






34. Chemical used in photograph development. something similar used in quick mask mode






35. Indicates the layer you are currently editing






36. To protect your original image - create a _______ of the background layer






37. normal viewing and editing mode






38. Randomness






39. This action allows editors to merge different layers of changes and combine them into a single layer






40. Amount of color allowed to be used within an image






41. A tool that blurs the edges [or wherever you drag the mouse]; reduces detail by decreasing the level of sharpness






42. Selection tool used to select square or rectangular areas






43. Select everything but the selection






44. The bottom-most layer in an image - usually containing the image data.






45. zoom tool shortcuts






46. The 'f' icon at the bottom of the layer palette - that applies things like outer glow - drop shadow and color overlay






47. Add writing to a photo






48. Mode which allows you to use the paint brush to more precisely select areas






49. To _________ - load the channel and than edit the same way you do with a quick mask






50. Graphics created using a grid of colored squares